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Bryan Smith

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Bryan Smith is the author of more than thirty horror and crime novels and novellas, including 68 Kill, the cult classic Depraved and its sequels, The Killing Kind, Slowly We Rot, The Freakshow, and many more. Bestselling horror author Brian Keene has called Slowly We Rot, "The best zombie novel I've ever read." 68 Kill was adapted into a motion picture directed by Trent Haaga and starring Matthew Gray Gubler of the long-running CBS series Criminal Minds. 68 Kill won the Midnighters Award at the SXSW film festival in 2017 and was released to wide acclaim, including positive reviews in The New York Times and Bloody Disgusting, among others. Bryan also co-scripted an original Harley Quinn s
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My new novel, INVITATION TO DEATH, is out now from Grindhouse press:

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Once upon a time they were the cool kids. The most popular by far in the class of 1999. Then in senior year something terrible happened, a tragedy brought about by their shameful behavior one drunken night. A solemn Read more of this blog post »
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Depraved

3.80 avg rating — 1,781 ratings — published 2009 — 9 editions
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The Killing Kind

3.93 avg rating — 950 ratings — published 2010 — 13 editions
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The Freakshow

3.64 avg rating — 869 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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House of Blood

3.42 avg rating — 683 ratings — published 2004 — 8 editions
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Deathbringer

3.61 avg rating — 502 ratings — published 2006 — 4 editions
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Depraved 2

3.82 avg rating — 351 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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Soultaker

3.63 avg rating — 349 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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All Hallow's Dead

3.84 avg rating — 244 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Kayla and the Devil

3.74 avg rating — 239 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Bryan Smith, Surrounded By Bastards

“Like Doctor Who’s TARDIS, or like the house in that book Anna had loaned him once, the one where a bunch of young assholes got lost while driving through a mountain range and wound up at the creepy manor home of a monster disguised as a human.”
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